Detectives are following up on leads after a vehicle was struck by gunfire in Green Sunday night, according to the Douglas County Sheriff's Office.

At approximately 10:22 p.m., deputies were dispatched to investigate a report of shots fired in the area of Lad Lane, just west of Interstate 5, but were unable to locate any witnesses or the source of the gunfire.

At approximately 11 p.m., emergency personnel received a report from an individual who said their vehicle had been struck by gunfire earlier in the evening near Taco Bell on Grant Smith Road.

Detectives were notified and continue to investigate the incident.

Anyone with information is asked to call the sheriff's investigation division at 541-440-4458 or the nonemergency dispatch center at 541-440-4471.

Ian Campbell can be reached at or 541-957-4209. Or follow him on Twitter @MrCampbell17.

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Ian Campbell is the managing editor for The News-Review, a former senior editor at the Emerald Media Group and a camping fanatic. Follow him on Twitter @MrCampbell17

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